Mac owners have a choice of top-quality image-cataloguing tools. Adobe Lightroom is available for both Windows and Mac machines, but it faces strong competition from Apple’s Mac-only Aperture application. If you don’t yet know what Aperture does and how it works, why not read read our brand new, full Aperture review. You could be missing out on one of the best digital imaging tools on the market, and certainly one of the most affordable!

If you’re just getting started with Aperture, this review will also help put the Aperture tools in context and show you some features you may have been missing. Aperture might look relatively simple on the surface, but it has hidden depths.

You can see all the Aperture tutorials on this site by clicking here, or you can use the menus at the top of the page.